Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

Important notice -

Our rangers will be tackling ash dieback in Dovedale this autumn, in order to carry out the work safely & to keep visitors safe, it is extremely likely that the path between Lovers Leap & Ilam Rock Bridge will be closed for the month of Oct 19.

White Peak Estate, including Ilam Park, Dovedale and Hamps and Manifold Valleys

Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

Things to see and do

Planning your visit

Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

What's on 

Upcoming events

Free Friday Walks at Ilam Park

Fri 18 Oct 2019
11:00-13:30
Join us for a free walk in the White Peak this Friday morning. No booking needed, meet our team of friendly walk volunteers by the visitor centre at 11:00am and go on a 2 hr walk. Dogs on short leads are welcome too.

Orienteering at Ilam Park

Fri 18 Oct 2019
11:00-17:00
Have a go at orienteering at Ilam Park - our permanent course is available all year round, whatever the weather. Ideal for beginners, families, dog walkers and school groups.

Free Monday Walks at Ilam Park

Mon 21 Oct 2019
11:00-13:30
Join us for a free walk in the White Peak this Monday morning. No booking needed, meet our team of friendly walk volunteers by the National Trust shop at 11am and go on a 2 hr walk. Dogs on short leads are welcome too.

Free Friday Longer Walks at Ilam Park

Fri 25 Oct 2019
11:00-14:00
Join us for a free walk in the White Peak this Friday morning. No booking needed, just meet our team of friendly walk volunteers by the visitor centre at 11:00am and go on a 3 hr walk. Dogs are welcome too.

Hunt for Hedgehog Clues Trail at Ilam Park

Sat 26 Oct 2019
11:00-16:00
Can you think like a hedgehog this October half term?

Free Nordic Walking Taster at Ilam Park

Wed 13 Nov 2019
10:00-11:00
Come to Ilam Park and try out Nordic Walking! Ideal for beginners and a great introduction to the activity, this free taster session will show you what it is all about.
Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

Eating and shopping

Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

Places to stay

Places to stay

Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

Our work

Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

Get involved

Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

Learning

Children enjoy the view at Dovedale in Derbyshire

Bringing a school group 

Dovedale and Ilam Park are popular locations for school group visits. Accommodation is available year round at the YHA youth hostel at Ilam Hall and Dovedale House in the village.